25 Mar, 2024

Project Engineer

  • Dupont
  • South Windsor NSW, Australia
Project Manager Biochemicals / Pharmaceuticals

Job Description

At DuPont, we are working on things that matter; whether it’s providing clean water to more than a billion people on the planet, producing materials that are essential in everyday technology devices from smartphones to electric vehicles, or protecting workers around the world. 


If you would like to be a part of a premier multi-industrial company that is delivering sustainable solutions that bring real purpose and value, of a company with collaborative spirit because it believes that we work best when we work together as a team and values the diversity of thought, then DuPont is the company for you!



Our purpose is to empower the world with essential innovations to thrive. We work on things that matter! 


Have the Opportunity to chart your own course, challenge yourself, and acquire new capabilities to build a rewarding and fulfilling career. We reward employees with competitive pay and incentives to recognize skills, competencies, and contributions to business results. 


Get to Experience a collaborative environment where teamwork is celebrated with flexibility that enhances balance and an inclusive atmosphere that is welcoming to all!


Get to know our Purpose and make it yours by bringing innovations to market that improve the world, share a commitment to sustainability that makes our planet better and give back to communities in which we work and live.




DuPont Water Solutions (DWS) is a billion-dollar water technology leader, focused on solving global challenges in water purification, conservation and reuse. DWS serves its thousands of customers in diverse industries through four major market segments, i.e. residential, commercial. Industrial, municipal and specialty using multiple technologies from its portfolio across major geographies of the world. As industrial growth is correlated to water scarcity and thus filtration needs, Asia and Pacific are our fastest growing geography. 

The possibilities that flow with water are abundant. We continuously pursue pioneering innovation and becoming leaders in water treatment, new methods of water purification, and specialty separation. We remain committed to collaboratively advancing the industry to grow a cleaner world together. Possibility flows with us.


We are seeking a skilled and experienced Capital Engineer to join our plant engineering team.  As a Capital Engineer, you will be responsible for overseeing the planning, design, installation of new plant and equipment and upgrading existing equipment to ensure smooth operation of our plant.

Your role is critical to our success, as you will work closely with production engineers and plant management to identify opportunities for improving plant efficiency and product quality. 




  • Plan, design and execute capital projects with safety, cost, quality and schedule objectives in mind.
  • Evaluate equipment performance and work with production engineers and plant management to determine areas that need improvement.
  • Work with production engineers and lead the design of new equipment or improvements to existing equipment, to improve product quality, increase capacity, and reduce costs.
  • Conduct feasibility studies, prepare engineering designs, cost and benefit analyses, procure and manage all associated contractors and vendors.
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and workplace safety policies.
  • Support capital project delivery by ensuring effective communications with the site, vendors, contractors, as well as stakeholders across the business units.
  • Monitor project progress, ensuring that projects are completed within agreed timescales and budgets.
  • Make recommendations for cost-saving initiatives and innovative solutions.




  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical, Electrical or Civil Engineering
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar role, particularly within manufacturing or a similar industrial environment
  • Excellent problem-solving and decision-making skills; innovative thinking is a plus.
  • Strong organizational and project management skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work both independently and collaboratively.
  • Ability to read and interpret technical drawings and schematics.
  • Intermediate / Advanced AutoCAD and Inventor skills
  • Strong knowledge of regulatory requirements and workplace safety policies.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a team player
  • SAP experience preferred



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